Gartmore Growth Opps

Transaction in Own Shares

Gartmore Growth Opportunities plc

Market Purchase by the Company of its Own Shares


Gartmore Growth Opportunities plc today purchased 60,000 Ordinary 0.025p shares
at a price of 485.84 pence per share for cancellation.

This purchase represents 0.6% of Ordinary shares in issue and is the first
purchase of Ordinary shares pursuant to a general authority granted at the
Annual General Meeting of the Company on 26 October 2010.


Voting Rights:

Following this transaction the Company's called-up share capital will be
10,308,975 Ordinary shares, representing the same number of voting rights.
Accordingly, the figure of 10,308,975 Ordinary shares should be used by holders
as the denominator for calculations by which they will determine if they are
required to notify their interest in, or a change to their interest in, the
Company under the Disclosure and Transparency Rules.

Gartmore Investment Limited

03 November 2010